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Game Designer Salaries in San Diego, CA Area

76 SalariesUpdated Nov 13, 2020

Average Base Pay
$57,646 / yr
2% below national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$5,746
Range$1,802 - $18,036

How much does a Game Designer make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Game Designer is $57,646 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 76 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Game Designer employees in San Diego, CA.

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Game Designer

Jam City

$55,612/yr

Range: $52K - $65K

3 salaries

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$55,612/yr
$52K$65K

Game Designer

High Moon Studios

$77,164/yr

Range: $77K - $84K

3 salaries

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$77,164/yr
$77K$84K

Game Designer

Rockstar Games

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$99K - $108K

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$99K - $108K
$99K$108K

Game Designer

Upper Deck

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$63K - $69K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$63K - $69K
$63K$69K

Associate Game Designer

Upper Deck

$65,827/yr

Range: $50K - $70K

5 salaries

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$65,827/yr
$50K$70K

Game Programmer

THQ Nordic

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$77K - $91K

2 salaries

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$77K - $91K
$77K$91K

Game Operator - Hourly

LEGOLAND

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$11 - $12hourly

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$11 - $12hourly
$11$12

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Game Operator - Hourly

HB Leisure

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$9 - $12hourly

2 salaries

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$9 - $12hourly
$9$12

Senior Game Designer

THQ Nordic

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$91K - $99K

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$91K - $99K
$91K$99K

Senior Game Designer

Jam City

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$73K - $80K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$73K - $80K
$73K$80K

Associate Game Designer

Rockstar Games

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$51K - $55K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$51K - $55K
$51K$55K

Game Operator - Hourly

HB Leisure

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$11 - $12hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$11 - $12hourly
$11$12

Game Operator - Hourly

HB Leisure

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$10 - $11hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$10 - $11hourly
$10$11

Game Attendant - Hourly

HB Leisure

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$9 - $10hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$9 - $10hourly
$9$10

Games Operator - Hourly

LEGOLAND

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$15 - $16hourly

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$15 - $16hourly
$15$16
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent game designer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$52,797
per year
A Game Designer reported making $52,797 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$12
hourly
A Game Master reported making $12 per hour
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Part-time
1 to 50 employees
 
Company - Public
$36
hourly
A Game Designer reported making $36 per hour
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Contract
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Company - Private
$12
hourly
A Games Ambassador reported making $12 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$84,272
per year
A Game Designer reported making $84,272 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$14
hourly
A Game Master (GM) reported making $14 per hour
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Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$109,911
per year
A Game Designer reported making $109,911 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment